Electrical Tower Turned into Stained Glass Lighthouse by German Art Students
Three art students transformed this electrical tower in Hattingen, Germany into a stained glass lighthouse. The urban art installation used Acrylglas (plexiglass) rather than traditional stained glass for safety reasons.
Traffic Light Tree; roundabout near the Canary Wharf, London; 26 feet tall; created by French artist Pierre Vivant; installed in 1998, its 75 lights have an ever changing pattern, which is computer controlled; photo by cyoung, via Flickr - info from roamingthegooglestreets
20 Miles of Stained Glass Colored Ribbon Hang Inside a SF Cathedral
Walk into the Grace Cathedral in San Francisco from now till the end of February and you'll find a gorgeous art installation that features 20 miles of ribbon cascading from the church's vaulted ceiling arches. Artist Anne Patterson is behind Graced With Light, an installation consisting of nearly 1,000 satin ribbons with colors inspired by stained glass. It took the artist months to prepare